Machico

Machico is a city and municipality in the northeastern part of the island of Madeira, in the Autonomous Region of Madeira. The easternmost municipality on the island, it is also the third most populous area; its population was 21,747 (in 2001). The town, proper, had a population of just over 10,000 inhabitants.

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Água De Pena - Geography
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A.D. Machico (volleyball)
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Santo António Da Serra (Machico) - History
... the site of the main church existed, under the jurisdiction of the vicar of Machico ... After the 17th century, a dispute arose between the vicars of Machico, Santa Cruz and Água de Pena over their jurisdictions consequently the Bishop of Funchal, Lourenço de Távora, in order to ... of Achada do Barro, and making it an autonomous parish of Machico ...
Santo António Da Serra (Machico) - Geography
... Madeira, pertains to the municipality of Machico, confronted in the north and east by the parish of Porto da Cruz, west by the municipality of Santa Cruz, and by extent 20 kilometres from Funchal, the ... around 700 metres altitude, overlooking Machico, characterized by forest vistas of chestnut, acacia and elderberry trees that were acquired by many English to ... The principal places (Portuguese lugares) in the parish are Ribeira de Machico, Igreja, Fajã dos Rolos, Fajã das Vacas, Margaça, Lombo das Faias, Lamaceiros and Achada do Barro ...